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Mother Of The Gods And The Father Of The Gael
There is no surviving, or as yet translated, Creation story within Irish mythology. We learn from the Lebor Gabala Erenn, a text from the Christian Middle Ages, of the Tuatha De Danann, or "People of the Goddess Danu", who came to Ireland either...
Deities & Heros >> Celtic, Welsh, Irish & Brittish
This Goddess replica is a composite of several images found scattered from Libya to Egypt Dated in the predynastic period BCE, they also appear on cave wall paintings from Paleolithic Algeria. The culture that produced Her was a sophisticated group of people...
Deities & Heros >> Egyptian
You May Be Using Sunlight in Your Magic (And Not Even Know It!)
A Circle is cast between the worlds. This space is filled by gentle candle light, and filled with the scent of fragrant herbs. Energy is raised, focused with purpose and then released with a sudden "whoosh." While there are many types of energy used...
Paganism & Wicca >> Spells
Everyday Fire
It is around us every day. We see it, touch it; we are sometimes burned by it. It is the warmth of a comfortable place to sit, and the roaring blaze that devastates an entire village. It burns within every beat of our heart. Fire. Fire is Change Fire is...
The Elements >> Fire
Story of the Celts: The Ancient Celts
The Ancient Celts [ 8 ] What is surprising to most modern readers is just how widespread across Europe the Celts once were. The Celts have been called the "Fathers of Europe," that is north of the Greco-Roman Mediterranean. Long before the Germanic...
History & Anthropology >> Celtic & Irish
The Celtic Vedic Connection, Part I
Of all the great ancient cultures perhaps no two share more parallels than those of the Celtic and Vedic peoples. A deep rooted affinity runs between them, what is present in one is mirrored in the other. Myths, Gods, Goddesses, even fairy tales bear a...
Religions >> Druidism
Religions >> Vedic

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Shop Talk: Glassybaby offers one-of-a-kind votive
One day while entertaining friends, Rhodes dropped a tealight into a glass cup. It provided a soothing and comforting atmosphere and it was then that the glassybaby, a hand-blown, one-of-a-kind votive, was born.
US customs seize $4.65mln in votive $100 bills from Vietnamese couple
Ghost money, including 93 bundles of counterfeit U.S. $100 bills and 32 bundles of counterfeit Vietnamese Dong, seized at the Metro Airport in Detroit, United States.
Delia, impianto lampade votive e illuminazione cimitero
delia2 Mercoledì 23 marzo avranno inizio i lavori di costruzione dell'impianto elettrico per le lampade votive nel cimitero comunale di Delia.
Blessing of the saints: St. Anne purchases holy statues for new Divine Mercy
A kneeler and a votive candle stand will complete the area of contemplation. St. Anne parishioner Ed Burnett is crafting the shelves that will hold the statues.
Vintage ties the knot with earthy
Flowers, aloft, provide color and at the same time soften barn rafters. Suspended wire hearts lit with tiny bulbs sprinkle light across wooden floors. Moss provides a nest for votive candles on rustic tables.

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